Oakland Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee

From EBBC:


  • Introductions, appointment of note taker (5 minutes)
  • Approval of meeting minutes (consent item) (5 minutes)
  • Vote on motion to adopt the December meeting minutes.
  • City of Oakland Crosswalk Policy (25 minutes)—Joe Wang, Supervising Transportation Engineer, will present the City’s crosswalk policy, revised since last presented to the committee (October 2010, see minutes). Joe will summarize changes and answer questions.
  • 27th St/Bay Place bikeway design elements review Attachment (25 minutes)—Staff will describe the rationale for, and request input on, two potential changes to the bikeway striping plan for 27th St/Bay Place (Broadway-Grand Ave), both of which would promote single file lane sharing: (1) removing the shared bike-through/right turn pocket on eastbound 27th St, approaching Harrison St; and (2) reallocating lane widths on Bay Place.
  • MacArthur Blvd (High St to Enos Ave) bikeway design review (25 minutes)—Staff will present and take comments on the design of the first bikeway segment being developed for implementation based on the LAMMPS (Laurel Access to Mills, Maxwell Park & Seminary) Community Based Transportation Plan.
  • Projects for FY 2011-12 TDA Article 3 Bike/Ped funding Attachment (25 minutes)—The committee will brainstorm a long list of possible projects and provide preliminary input on priorities for funding.
  • Announcements, suggestions for next meeting topics (10 minutes)


Oakland Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee

From EBBC: Two exciting projects on are the agenda of the Oakland BPAC and boy we can’t wait to see them: 14th Street Bikeway Downtown Oakland Intersection of 52nd St and Shattuck Ave in north Oakland Come find out more about these two super-important and popular bikeways that are long over due and ready to […]

Oakland Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee

From East Bay Bicycle Coalition: March 21, 2013 – 5:30pm – 7:30pm Our Oakland Bikeways Campaign is on the agenda for the March Oakland BPAC Meeting and we need you in attendance to support our ask for great bike lanes on Telegraph Ave, Park Blvd and 14th Street downtown. While staff are generally supportive of […]

East Bay BRT Station Design Community Meetings

From actransit.org: In July, the Oakland and San Leandro City Councils joined the AC Transit Board of Directors in approving the East Bay Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project, which will connect Downtown Oakland to East Oakland and San Leandro with service running every five minutes during peak hours. As AC Transit develops the design of […]

Oakland Bicycle-Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BART car design review)

Agenda [pdf] On the agenda: New BART car design: Aaron Weinstein, BART’s Chief Communications Officer, will solicit input on the design of BART’s Fleet of the Future Oakland Complete Streets Policy – upcoming City Council ordinance staff report 40th St green “super sharrows” bikeway design experiment – staff report Street resurfacing/bikeway striping overview – staff report

This Week: Geary Corridor BRT and BART’s Fleet of the Future

Learn more about the Geary Corridor Bus Rapid Transit Project at Tuesday’s SFCTA meeting or at one of several neighborhood outreach meetings the following week. You can also weigh in on bicycle access plans for BART’s “Fleet of the Future” cars at Oakland’s BPAC meeting Thursday, while the weekend gets started with the Bicycle Music Festival in Golden Gate […]